SBI Clerk Syllabus 2021: Prelims + Mains Exams (Detailed Syllabus)

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2021

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2021: Candidates should have prior knowledge on the topic wise SBI Clerk 2021 syllabus, exam pattern and the different important topics in each section to easily clear the exam. The SBI Clerk exam pattern and the syllabus would be different for the preliminary exam and the main exam.

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2021: Overview

ParticularsDetails
Name of the ExamSBI Clerk
Mode of ExamOnline
Language of QuestionBilingual except for English Language
Selection ProcessPreliminary ExaminationMains Examination
Nature of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
No. of QuestionsPreliminary Exam: 100Mains Exam: 190
Maximum MarksPreliminary Exam: 100Mains Exam: 200
Marking SchemeCorrect Answer: +1Incorrect Answer: –0.25
Duration of TestSBI Clerk Prelims: 1 HourSBI Clerk Mains: 2 Hours 40 Minutes

SBI Clerk 2021: Important Information

SBI Clerk Notification 2021SBI Clerk SyllabusSBI Clerk Exam Date
SBI Clerk Admit CardSBI Clerk Cut-offsSBI Clerk Study Material
SBI Clerk Previous Year PapersSBI Clerk SalarySBI Clerk Result

SBI Clerk Prelims Syllabus 2021

English Language Syllabus

  • Reading comprehension,
  • Fillers( Double fillers, Multiple Sentence Fillers, Sentence Fillers),
  • New Pattern Cloze Test,
  • Phrase Replacement,
  • Odd Sentence Out cum Para Jumbles,
  • Inference, Sentence Completion,
  • Connectors,
  • Paragraph Conclusion,
  • Phrasal Verb Related Questions,
  • Error Detection Questions,
  • Word usage/ Vocab Based Questions

Reasoning Ability Syllabus

  • Puzzles & Seating Arrangements,
  • Direction Sense, Blood-Relation,
  • Syllogism,
  • Order and Ranking,
  • Coding-Decoding,
  • Machine Input-Output,
  • Inequalities,
  • Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series,
  • Alphabet Related Questions

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

  • Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Pie Chart),
  • Inequalities (Quadratic Equations),
  • Number Series,
  • Approximation and Simplification,
  • Data Sufficiency,
  • Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns).

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Syllabus 2021

General English Syllabus

  • Reading comprehension,
  • Fillers (Double fillers, Multiple Sentence Fillers, Sentence Fillers),
  • New Pattern Cloze Test,
  • Phrase Replacement,
  • Odd Sentence Out cum Para Jumbles,
  • Inference,
  • Sentence Completion,
  • Connectors,
  • Paragraph Conclusion,
  • Phrasal Verb Related Questions,
  • Error Detection Questions,
  • Word usage/ Vocab Based Questions.

Reasoning and Computer Aptitude Syllabus

  • Puzzles & Seating Arrangements,
  • Direction Sense,
  • Blood-Relation,
  • Syllogism,
  • Order and Ranking,
  • Coding-Decoding,
  • Machine Input-Output,
  • Inequalities,
  • Alpha-Numeric-Symbol,
  • Series,
  • Data Sufficiency,
  • Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Conclusion, Argument),
  • History and Generation of Computers,
  • Introduction to Computer Organisation,
  • Computer Memory,
  • Computer Hardware and I/O Devices,
  • Computer Software,
  • Computer Languages,
  • Operating System,
  • Computer Network,
  • Internet,
  • MS Office Suit and Short cut keys,
  • Basics of DBMS,
  • Number System and Conversions,
  • Computer and Network Security

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

  • Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Caselet, Radar/Web, Pie Chart),
  • Inequalities (Quadratic Equations, Quantity 1, Quantity 2),
  • Number Series,
  • Approximation and Simplification,
  • Data Sufficiency,
  • Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns).

General/Financial Awareness Syllabus

  • Banking and Insurance Awareness,
  • Financial Awareness,
  • Govt. Schemes and Policies,
  • Current Affairs,
  • Static Awareness.

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2021: SBI Clerk is one such exam which is very important and for which lakhs of students apply every year to grab those thousand seats and if you want to grab that one seat then we have got an excellent plan for you and that is to stick to the syllabus. Yes! this might sound obvious but it is one of the most important steps which is neglected by the majority of the student and they waste their time learning concepts which will not be relevant from exam point of view. In this article, We are providing you the updated syllabus of the SBI Clerk which will help you to get the full synopsis of the exam.

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern

SBI Clerk is a two-stage examination consisting of Prelims and Mains followed by an opted local language test. The SBI Exam Pattern for Clerk Prelims is qualifying in nature which is followed by the SBI Clerk Mains whose marks are added to the merit list. The candidates applying for vacancies of a particular State should be proficient (reading, writing, speaking, and understanding) in the specified opted local language of that State as mentioned in the notification.

Phase I: SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern 2021

Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks is conducted online. This test is of 1-hour duration consisting of 3 Sections (with separate timings for each section) as follows:

S.No.Name of Tests(ObjectiveNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1English Language303020 minutes
2Quantitative Aptitude353520 minutes
3Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
Total10010060 minutes

Phase II: SBI Clerk Mains Exam Pattern

SBI Clerk Main Examination consists of Objective Tests for 200 marks and. Below table shows the detailed pattern of SBI Clerk exam 2020.

S.No.Name of Tests(Objective)No. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude506045
minutes
2General English404035 minutes
3Quantitative Aptitude505045 minutes
4General/Financial Awareness505035 minutes
Total1902002 Hours 40 Minutes


Note:
 There will be a negative marks of 1/4th in both prelims as well as mains exam. Also, there is a sectional timing in both the phase of SBI Clerk Exam.

The merit list will be framed as per the mains stage marks but it is important to go through the specified opted language.

Test of specified opted local language:

After qualifying the IBPS Clerk Mains exam, candidates have to qualify for specified opted local language tests. Those who produce 10th and 12th standard mark sheets having specified local language will not be subject to any language test. Candidates not found proficient in specified opted local language would be disqualified.

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SBI Clerk Syllabus: FAQ’s

1. What is the syllabus for SBI Clerk 2021?

Ans. Ans. There will be 3 sections in SBI Clerk Prelims and 4 sections in the SBI Clerk Mains. The Exam will have Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability, and English Language as common in Prelims and Mains. The Mains will have a new section called General Awareness.

2. What is the Mark Distribution for SBI Clerk Exam?

Ans. The SBI Clerk Prelims Exam will be of 100 marks and the Mains Exam will be of 200 marks.

3. Is there a sectional cut-off for SBI Clerk Exam 2021?

Ans. Yes, there will be sectional cut-off and an overall cut-off in the SBI Clerk Mains and Prelims.

4. Is there negative marking for SBI Clerk Exam 2021?

Ans. Yes, there will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks.

5. What is the probation period after becoming an SBI Clerk?

Ans. The probation period for an SBI Clerk will be of 6 months.

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